• Rio Colorado of the West /

    Rio Colorado of the West /

    Relief shown by shading and hachures. Also shows routes of exploration. At head of title: Explorations and Surveys, War Department, map no. 2. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 3 copies

    • Contributor: Ives, J. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Maps of Arcadia National Park --                        Mapping the National Parks

    Maps of Arcadia National Park -- Mappi...

    Acadia, established in 1919, was the first national park east of the Mississippi River. It was also the first national park on a coast, and the first to be donated to the federal government by private individuals who gave land that they had previously owned as well as land specifically purchased, in order to preserve it for the use of the public. Early European ...

    • Date: 1607
  • Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean; ordered by Jeff'n Davis, Secretary of War to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route.

    Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississipp...

    Scale 1:3,000,000. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. LC copy annotated in color to show boundaries, in red and blue ink and pencil to show place names, base lines, railroads and railroad exploration routes. Second bar scale glued on. Shows Indian tribal locations, military posts, routes and dates of expeditions and surveys. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Warren, G. K.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Reconnaissance and survey of a railway route from Mississippi River, near 35th parallel north lat., Pacific Ocean.

    Reconnaissance and survey of a railway route from Mississippi...

    "Map no. 2." Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Whipple, A. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Maps of Great Smoky Mountains National Park --                        Mapping the National Parks

    Maps of Great Smoky Mountains National Park -- ...

    Great Smoky Mountains National Park, encompassing some of the oldest mountains on earth, is located in the Appalachian mountains of North Carolina and Tennessee. The state boundary line bisects the park, which is one of the largest in the eastern United States. Measuring fifty-four miles long and nineteen miles across at its widest point the park consists of slightly more than half a million ...

    • Date: 1540